Monastery of St. Silouan (Boscobel, Wisconsin)

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name=Convent of St. Silouan|
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jurisdiction=[[Bulgarian Eastern Orthodox Diocese of the USA, Canada and Australia|Bulgarian]]|
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type=Female Monastery|
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founded=1991|
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superior=''unknown''|
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size=2 nuns|
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hq=Boscobel, Wisconsin|
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language=English|
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music=[[Russian Chant]]|
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calendar=[[Revised Julian Calendar|Revised Julian]]|
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feasts=[[September 24|Sep 11/24]]|
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website=[http://www.skete.com/ Official website]
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}}
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'''Convent of St. Silouan''' is a [[monastic]] community for women in the [[Bulgarian Eastern Orthodox Diocese of the USA, Canada and Australia]], located in Boscobel, Wisconsin on the same property as [[St. Isaac of Syria Skete (Boscobel, Wisconsin)|St. Isaac of Syria Skete]].
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The community was founded in August 1991<!--under the auspices of His Respect Archtitle [[Firstname (Surname) of City|Firstname]], Archbishop of Someplace-->, and became a sister [[monastery]] to the St. Isaac of Syria Skete.  Presently the sisterhood is located at the Mission, but are looking to obtain their own property.
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The community consists of women living the monastic tradition of a Christ-centered prayer life for the monastic members. The community works at St. Isaac's Bookstore, the mission, the school and the library.
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<!--==Daily Life==
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5am - Matins and First Hour.
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:Breakfast, chores, quiet time.
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9am - Third Hour.
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:House meeting, work time.
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Noon - Sixth Hour.
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:Lunch, work, personal time.
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3pm - Ninth Hour.
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:Work time.
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5pm - Vespers.
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:Supper.
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7pm - Compline.
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:Quiet time.-->
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==Timeline==
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*1986 Jun - Fr Simeon goes on a retreat to Boscobel, erecting a chapel.  People from the surrounding community join him in worship.
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*1987 Apr - [[St. Isaac of Syria Skete (Boscobel, Wisconsin)|St. Isaac of Syria Skete]] founded; St. Nicholas Orthodox Mission Church founded.
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*1991 Aug - Monastery of St. Silouan founded near the St. Isaac of Syria Skete.
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*1994 Sep - St. Isaac's Orthodox School founded.
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==External links==
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*[http://www.skete.com/ Website of Monastery]
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[[Category:American Monasteries]]
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[[Category:Monasteries]]
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[[Category:OCA Monasteries]]
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